August 29-31, 2017

DECATUR, ILLINOIS

Tuesday 8:00 – 5:00 | Wednesday 8:00 – 5:00 | Thursday 8:00 – 4:00

Frequently Asked Questions

CAN I BRING MY ATV OR UTV?

No, but you may bring a golf cart. In order to bring your own golf cars, you must purchase a pass from the golf car vendor at the main gate before entering the show. Passes are $60. You can buy the permit at Gate 1, the main gate on the west side of the site, before entering the show; and at Gate 8. The permit must remain attached to the vehicle while you are on site

DOES THE FARM PROGRESS SHOW HAVE AN APP?

Yes! Visit your app store to download the app by searching for “2017 Farm Progress Show”.

IS THERE A CONCERT OR TRACTOR PULL THIS YEAR?

No. There is not a concert or tractor pull this year.

WILL THE FARM PROGRESS SHOW BE CANCELLED IF IT RAINS?

The Farm Progress Show will be held rain or shine. In the case of extreme weather, the show may be closed or delayed depending on the severity of the weather.

IS THERE CAMPING FOR MY RV?

RV and camper parking are available at this year's Farm Progress Show, west of the show grounds, north of Richland Community College. There is no fee to park and no facilities are provided. The grounds open to camper and RV parking after 12 noon on Monday, August 28th, 2017. Please follow signs and parking attendants to be directed to the appropriate parking area.

WHERE CAN I PURCHASE TICKETS?

Tickets are available on the Farm Progress Show website, click on the link in the upper right hand corner of the site, www.FarmProgressShow.com. Visitors may also purchase tickets at the gates the day of the event.

WHAT FORMS OF PAYMENT DO YOU ACCEPT FOR ADMISSION?

The Farm Progress Show will have credit card stations available at the gates this year. Visitors may also purchase their tickets in advance or pay cash at the gates. Admission is $20 for adults, $10 for youth 13-17, kids 12 and under are free

IS THERE AN ATM ON-SITE?

Yes, an ATM will be located at Gate 1 and at the Prairie Farmer Hospitality Tent #633.

CAN I BRING MY DOG?

No. Dogs are not allowed except for service dogs.

I HAVE LOST SOMETHING, WHERE DO I GO?

All lost and found items will be taken to the show office, located in the northeast corner of the exhibit field by the loading dock.

IS HANDICAPPED PARKING AVAILABLE?

Yes! Handicapped parking is available at the southwest corner of the exhibit field. Follow the direction of the parking attendants.

IS PARKING FREE?

Yes! Parking is Free. Parking for all vehicles is located adjacent to the show site and is identified by different colored row markers. Remember the color of the lot where you park. The west parking lot is green and the south lot is blue.

WHERE IS FIRST AID LOCATED?

First aid stations are located in two spots – outside of Gate 3 near the field demonstration tram-loading areas and at Lot 1E in the northeast corner of the grounds.

HOW DO I GET TO FIELD DEMONSTRATIONS?

Field demonstrations are located on the north side of show grounds. Trams or people movers will take visitors to the demonstrations. To access the trams, use Gate 3 at the north end of Central Ave.